• Brooklyn, NY
  • Founding Partner
  • Inamoto & Co

Rei Inamoto

Young Guns Winner

Named in Creativity Magazine’s “Creativity 50” as well as one of “the Top 25 Most Creative People in Advertising” in Forbes Magazine, Rei Inamoto is one of the most influential individuals in the marketing and creative industry today.

Rei is one of the two Founding Partners of Inamoto & Co, a Business Invention Studio. His career prior to founding Inamoto & Co was formed at two of the most influential agencies: AKQA and R/GA.

From 2004 until 2015, Rei served as Chief Creative Officer of AKQA for 14 offices around the world, working with clients such as Audi, Nike, Google, Xbox and many others. During his tenure, AKQA quadrupled in size and revenue, and has won more Agency of the Year accolades than any other agency in the world.

Prior to AKQA, Rei was Executive Creative Director at R/GA from 1999 to 2004, leading the Nike account.